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The 2014 Quadrantid Meteors

Friday, January 3rd, 2014
meteor, meteors, shower, quadrantids

Here are some tips for enjoying one of the best meteor showers of the year.

Superstorms and Seismic Waves

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
earthquakes, storms, superstorms, seismic waves, seismometer, Katrina, Sandy, Irene, hurricane, meteor

By Molly Michelson Did you feel a small tremor rumbling underground last fall? Seismometers as far west as Seattle lit up on October 30. But the source of the recorded energy didn’t come from an earthquake. It came from Superstorm Sandy, an extreme hurricane that hit the East Coast thousands of miles away. What the…? […]

Geminids “Plus” Shower

Thursday, December 13th, 2012
meteors, meteor shower, geminids

Ready for an exceptional meteor shower?

Quadrantid Meteor Shower 2012

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012
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Start your New Year with a light show– the Quadrantid Meteor Shower!

2010′s Best Meteor Shower?

Monday, August 9th, 2010
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Get ready for the the Perseid meteor shower later this week. It’s one of the most spectacular showers of the year, with an average rate of 50-60 meteors per hour.

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